University of Richmond Chamber Ensemble to perform
December 01 2014 - An evening of music performances by student instrumentalists, vocalists and pianists, 7:30 p.m., Free
The University of Richmond Chamber Ensemble will present an evening of music performances by student instrumentalists, vocalists and pianists at 7:30 p.m. in Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music. The ensembles are coached by Department of Music faculty members and ensemble-in-residence eighth blackbird. Admission is free and open to the public. For details, call 289-8980 or visit http://www.modlin.richmond.edu
UR Jazz Ensemble, special guests to present Cuban spectacular ‘Carmen Santiago’
December 02 2014 - Join narrators Carmen and Harvey as they host this annual show, 7:30 p.m., Free
The University of Richmond Jazz Ensemble, UR Combo, special guests, dancers, and students and faculty from Penn State University will present the Cuban spectacular “Where in the World is Carmen Santiago (de Cuba)?” at 7:30 p.m. in Alice Jepson Theatre. Join narrators Carmen and Harvey as they host this annual show. Admission is free and open to the public; tickets are required. For details, call 289-8980 or visit http://www.modlin.richmond.edu
Held at The Crossings Golf Club, the tournament will benefit placement of children from Virginia's foster care system into permanent families through Coordinators2. > Read more.
On Saturday, Nov. 15, the Willow Lawn location will kick off the month-long program by hosting a "Make & Take" craft event for kids. Children ages six and older will be able to make a craft and take it home with them. Representatives from the Marines will be in-store to teach customers about the Toys for Tots program. A.C. Moore team members will be on site to help with the crafts. > Read more.
The event is a program of the Partnership for Nonprofit Excellence.
In Henrico, a group of Target employees (pictured) undertook a project at Fairfield Middle School to help re-plant the school's community garden and paint the outdoor shelter. > Read more.
Artist Chuck Larivey has spent the past three years "sizing up" – creating large-scale oil paintings that are designed to engage their viewers in a monumental way by using size to captivate them and make them a part of the artistic experience.
The exhibit is appropriate for all ages and is free and open to the public at the center, located at 2880 Mountain Road in Glen Allen. > Read more.
Are you still looking for some unique holiday gifts? There are hundreds of great options your family and friends will love at the Holly Spree on Stuart Avenue, Vintage Holiday Show and New Bridge Academy’s annual Christmas Bazaar. Shopping can be stressful so some relaxing activities can be found in Henrico this weekend as well, including “Richmond’s Finest” at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen, the “Nutcracker Sweet” at Moody Middle School and a jazz concert at the Henrico Theatre. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
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CalendarAges 8-17 are invited to Craft Like Crazy on the first Monday of each month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Eastern Henrico Recreation Center, 1440 N. Laburnum… Full text